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Posted under: Black Twitter News

A definitive ranking of the 8 blackest moments of #thewizlive

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The Wiz came on tonight and it was EVERYTHING. Seriously #peakblackness was all over the TV screen. Here were our favorite moments.

An ode to voguing (which originted in black gay culture) dazzled everyone

https://twitter.com/WitherspoonC/status/672601273133375489 https://twitter.com/dances/status/672601042371158016

The tornado sequence and everyone's reaction

https://twitter.com/ILLCapitano94/status/672583844130717696 https://twitter.com/INeedJa_Kadeeja/status/672585992424046593

The Lion and the Poppies dance moves were like...

https://twitter.com/_heyymal/status/672603042299162624

Common and potential Emerald City inhabitants.

https://twitter.com/MeCherryB/status/672623914783240192 https://twitter.com/whohurtu/status/672618387126788096 https://twitter.com/brokeymcpoverty/status/672615054035034113

And when Mary J. Blige amazed people when she managed to remind us of our Black mothers and aunts while she Hit the Quan

https://twitter.com/StevieSoFetch_/status/672610434491523073 https://twitter.com/DillonJaden/status/672610175014977537

Or when Amber Riley dazzled audiences with her amazing vocals.

https://twitter.com/chescaleigh/status/672586793787785216 https://twitter.com/J3ss1ca_Colfer/status/672585714530406401 https://twitter.com/CraigSJ/status/672585604010541056

Like the time Ne-Yo managed to integrate his dab and hat into his costume...

https://twitter.com/GeorgeFoster72/status/672593636844920832 https://twitter.com/fivefifths/status/672623732943396864  

And the clapbacks to all the haters.

https://twitter.com/CharleneCac/status/672622355647242241 https://twitter.com/Lainiemonroe/status/672600008387072000  

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